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ÁLVARO BARRIOS

Barranquilla, Colombia, 1945.     

EDUCATION

School of Fine Arts, Barranquilla, Colombia.

Universitá Italiana per Stranieri, Perugia, Italy. 

Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venezia, Italy.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS (SELECTION)

2017 Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, U.S.A.

2015 Self-portrait disguised as artist, Conceptual Art and Photography in Colombia, Instituto Cervantes, Madrid, Spain.

2014 Islands off the Shores of Asia, Spring Workshop, Honk Kong, China./ Rumeurs du Météore, FRAC Lorraine, Metz, France./ La Leyenda del Sueño, Museo de Arte Moderno, Medellin, Colombia.

2013 82 Mercer Street, NY 10012, Nueva York, EE.UU./ Henrique Faria Fine Art, PINTA NY, New York, U.S.A./ Henrique Faria Fine Art, Armony Show 2013, New York, U.S.A.

2012 Lose the human form: A Seismic Image of the Latinoamerican 80´s, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía (October 25 – March 11, 2013), Madrid, Spain./ Caribbean: Crossroads of the World, El Museo Del Barrio, The Harlem Studio Museum, Queens Museum of Art, New York, U.S.A.

2011 Systems, Actions and Processes: 1965-1975, Proa Foundation, Buenos Aires, Argentina./ Dreaming, Henrique Faria Fine Art, New York, U.S.A.

2010 Latin American Conceptualism I, Henrique Faria Fine Art, New York, U.S.A./ Although you do not believe it !, Alonso Garcés Gallery, Bogotá, Colombia.

2009 Dreams About Marcel Duchamp, Witzenhausen Gallery, Amsterdam, Holand.

2008 Dreams About Marcel Duchamp, Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, U.S.A.

2007 New Perspectives in Latin American Art 1930 - 2006: Selections from a Decade of Acquisitions, The Museum of Modern Art, MoMA, New York, U.S.A.

2004 MoMA at The Museum: Latin American and Caribbean Art from the collection of the Museum of Modern Art, El Museo del Barrio, New York, U.S.A./ Trans/Migrations: Graphics as Contemporary Art, I Trienal Poligráfica, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

2002 The Fifty Roads of Life, National Museum of Fine Arts, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2001 I Biennial of Buenos Aires, National Museum of Fine Arts, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2000 The Fifty Ways of Life, Visual Arts Center of Lima, Lima, Perú.

1999 Latin America: Das Vanguardas ao End of Milenio, Culturgest Center, Lisbon, Portugal.

1998 Graphic Work by Alvaro Barrios, National Museum of the Estampa, Mexico City, Mexico.

1997 Do It, Luis Angel Arango Library, Bogota, Colombia.

1996 Latin America 96, National Museum of Fine Arts, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

1991 Latin American Drawings Today, San Diego Museum of Modern Art, San Diego, California, U.S.A.

1990 Great Cultural Exhibition of Colombia, The Fuji Museum, Tokyo, Japan.

1986 Colombian Contemporary Art, Mall Galleries, London, England; Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels, Belgium./ II Biennial of Havana, Havana, Cuba./ One hundred Years of Colombian Art, Imperial Palace, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil./ One hundred Years of Colombian Art, Italo-Latin American Institute, Rome, Italy.

1985 Norwegian International Print Biennial.

1983 Multiples by Latin American Artists, Franklin  Furnace Archives, New York, U.S.A.

1982 Kunster aus Lateinamerika, Daad Galerie, Berlin, Germany.

1981 IV Biennial of Engraved of San Juan, Puerto Rico.

1979 Latinoamerican Triennial of Engraved, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

1977 The Newest Colombians, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Sofia Imbert, Caracas, Venezuela.

1976 Colombian Figurative Graphics, University of Texas Art Museum, Texas, U.S.A.

1975 XIII Biennial of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

1974 IX Biennial of Prints of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.

1971 VII Biennial of Paris, Paris, France.

COLLECTIONS

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, U.S.A./ The Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, U.S.A./ El Museo del Barrio, New York, U.S.A./ The New York Public Library, New York, U.S.A./ J. P. Morgan Chase Collection, New York, U.S.A./ Daros Latin American Collection, Zurich, Switzerland./ National Gallery of Western Australia, Perth, Australia./ Museo de Arte Moderno de América Latina, Washington, U.S.A./ Centro Wifredo Lam, La Habana, Cuba./ Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Lima, Peru./ Museo de Arte del Banco de la República, Bogota, Colombia./ Museo de Arte Moderno, Bogota, Colombia./ Museo Nacional de Colombia, Bogota, Colombia./ Museo de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

J. P. Morgan Chase Collection, New York.

Daros Latin American Collection, Zurich.

National Gallery of Western Australia, Perth.

Museo de Arte Moderno de América Latina, Washington.

Centro Wifredo Lam, La Habana.

Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Lima.

Museo de Arte del Banco de la República, Bogotá.

Museo de Arte Moderno, Bogotá.

Museo Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá.

Museo de Antioquia, Medellín.